Nokia's 5800 XpressMusic gets firmware update v11.0.08

“Nokia just released a new firmware update for its 5800 XpressMusic touchscreen smartphone. Firmware v11.0.008, which is now available through Nokia’s Software Update application, brings additional overall system stability as well as the addition of Google Search to the device’s built-in internet search application.The new firmware also addresses bugs in the web browser and music player, among other things. You can download the latest version of Nokia’s Software Update application from Nokia. It is advised that you backup any important information before performing the update” via

Spb Weather 2.0: the Forecast Telling Globe

“Spb Software, the world’s top Windows Mobile software developer releases a major update for Spb Weather – an award-winning and world’s best-selling weather application for Windows Mobile touch-screen phones. Aside from the modernized finger-friendly UI, Spb Weather 2.0 offers forecasts by Foreca – the trusted weather source of, quotes current outside weather conditions, has an expanded city database, and a revolutionary 3D globe with animated weather forecasts over a real satellite image of the sky.Mobility experts attribute the success of Spb Weather to the simplicity of customizable user interface, good integration with other Spb products, and unique flexible weather forecast engine, which allows users to create custom templates for alternative forecast sources. Spb Weather 2.0 builds on the success of the previous versions, bracing its original strong point and introducing new features:

  • 3D Globe with Animated Forecasts
    The mobile weather forecasts are visualized similar to those on TV: the 3D globe runs animated, several-day forecasts, with global sky conditions, temperature, and precipitation for up to 10 selected cities. The animated globe cites the local time for each location, shows the nighttime overshadow, and can be zoomed in/out.
  • Modern Finger Friendly UI
    The new interface of Spb Weather 2.0 is based on the time-tested Spb Mobile Shell UI engine, making use of such prized features as gestures, adaptive skins, smooth animations and very fast response time.
  • Reliable Forecast Source
    Spb Weather 2.0 global weather service is powered by Foreca, the trusted provider of The program also supports forecasts from US National Weather Service and Gismeteo, plus users still have the flexibility to create and use custom weather source templates.
  • Current Weather Conditions
    Current weather conditions data is retrieved from METAR (special aviation related weather observations data format), sourced from ” Check it here:

Android HTC Dream G2 video!!

Androidguys has found a video of what seems to be the HTC Dream G2 with Android. Apparently it’s loaded with the cupcake version of Android because you can see a few very nice additions like video recording, Google tools, etc. The phone seems more responsive than the G1 and the design looks a lot better.” via